• Completing migration will enable DataBank to handle workloads and hyperscale customers easily.
  • The recent migration also gives the company 1.7 million sq ft. of colocation space and 183 MW of UPS capacity in 60 plus data centers and 20 network hubs.

Databank, a prominent service provider of interconnection, enterprise-class colocation, and managed cloud services, announced the completion of a year-long migration of zColo data center consumers to DataBank’s edge colocation and interconnect platform.

This migration allows DataBank to focus on the increasingly diverse workloads of its enterprise and hyperscale clients. It also aims to deliver its ‘Data Center Evolved’ strategy, which focuses on giving customers extended reach and moving workloads and content closer to the edge.

DataBank became the largest privately-held data center in the US when it acquired 44 data centers from Zayo Group Holdings in 2020. Within the acquisition comes 13 key interconnect locations across 23 markets in the US and Europe. Now, company is giving customers 1.7 million sq ft. of colocation space and 183 MW of installed UPS capacity in 60 plus data centers and 20 major network interconnect hubs.

The DataBank offers customers a range of edge, colocation, and hybrid cloud strategies. It also gives space to design hybrid IT solutions that adapt as their infrastructure requirement evolves. These services offer customers the joy of meeting their edge infrastructure demands, no matter the location or application.

Experts’ view

“It’s important to DataBank that every customer receives the best service and user experience possible. As such, our team worked diligently to ensure that all customers are fully integrated into DataBank’s proven customer-focused service framework enabled by our world-class customer portal providing real time communications, interconnection management, access control, monitoring, and analytics,” commented Vlad Friedman, CTO of DataBank. “Through the migration process, we are proud to have also significantly elevated Net Promoter Score (NPS), which is a core metric used in customer experience programs. Completing one of the largest integrations in our industry, while improving the customer experience is a testament to the deep dedication of our DataBank team and their proven integration capabilities.”